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Ballentine 2009 Zinfandel Old Vines Estate Grown

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2009 Zinfandel

Old Vines Estate Grown
Napa Valley AVA
Gold Wine Club Selection
Silver Medal — San Francisco Chronicle
90 Points — Ken's Wine Guide
88 Points — Beverage Testing Institute

Appellation
Pocai Vineyard
Grapes
86% Zinfandel, 12% Petite Sirah, 1% Syrah, 1% Petit Verdot
Aged
15 months in oak
Cases Produced
3311
Enjoy Until
2019


Ballentine’s 2009 Old Vines Zinfandel comes from the eastern-most side of the winery’s estate Pocai Vineyard in Napa Valley. Deep purple in the color, the Ballentine 2009 Old Vines Zinfandel has classic flavors of black cherry, clove, and fresh rose petals with hints of blueberry compote and raspberry spiciness. The palate is silky in texture with wonderful jammy flavors and nuances of vanilla and cranberries with cocoa powder and dusty tannins lingering on the finish.

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